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    Sale 7542

    Icons and Artefacts from the Orthodox World

    26 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 34

    THE BIRTH OF THE MOTHER OF GOD

    RUSSIAN, 17TH CENTURY

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    THE BIRTH OF THE MOTHER OF GOD
    RUSSIAN, 17TH CENTURY
    St. Anna reclining on a couch, with a prominent oval pillow under her head, a maid bringing her food, a second maid in the foreground giving the first bath to the Mother of God, in the background St. Joachim observing the happenings through a window
    14¼ x 12 7/8 in. (36.25 x 33 cm)


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